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Sport Review - Mon Oct 30 11:45 PM
Alvaro Morata has revealed that Antonio Conte was one of the main reasons he chose to sign for Chelsea from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. The Spanish striker was heavily linked with a move to Stamford Bridge throughout the window before he finally put pen to paper with the Blues back...
Daily Express - Mon Oct 30 10:27 PM
CHELSEA star Eden Hazard came close to being a Tottenham player, former Spurs boss Harry Redknapp has revealed.
London Evening Standard - Mon Oct 30 9:21 PM
Carlo Ancelotti is interested in a Premier League job but has ruled out a Chelsea return due to respect to "friend" Antonio Conte.
The Sun - Mon Oct 30 8:51 PM
RADJA NAINGGOLAN insists he never considered a move to Chelsea on the eve of their Champions League clash against Roma. The Belgian midfielder was Antonio Conte’s No1 midfield target when the Italian arrived at Stamford Bridge in 2016. Nainggolan’s dynamism and energy made him the ideal man to pa...
BBC - Mon Oct 30 8:12 PM
Alvaro Morata says he would probably sign a 10-year contract at Chelsea if he could after denying he dislikes London.
Soccernet - Mon Oct 30 8:10 PM
ROME -- Alvaro Morata insisted he is happy with life in London and claimed he would sign a 10-year contract at Chelsea if given the chance. Quotes
Daily Express - Mon Oct 30 7:11 PM
CHELSEA target Radja Nainggolan has admitted leaving Roma in the summer for Stamford Bridge was never on his agenda.
London Evening Standard - Mon Oct 30 6:52 PM
Alvaro Morata insists he is so happy at Chelsea, he is prepared to stay for another 10 years.
Sky Sports - Mon Oct 30 6:50 PM
Alvaro Morata says he would sign a 10-year contract at Chelsea after clarifying comments that he was unhappy with life in London.
The Sun - Mon Oct 30 6:49 PM
ALVARO MORATA insists he’d be happy to sign a TEN year contract at Chelsea despite being quoted as finding London too “stressful”. The striker recently gave an interview to Italian media in which he appeared to reveal his regret at leaving Juventus in 2016. Morata was quoted as saying that he lov...
Daily Express - Mon Oct 30 6:41 PM
ALVARO MORATA has insisted he is happy at Chelsea despite telling the Italian press he did not see his long-term future in London.
Daily Mail - Mon Oct 30 4:40 PM
Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan insists he had no doubts about remaining with the Italian club despite summer interest from Tuesday's Champions League opponents.
Soccernet - Mon Oct 30 3:47 PM
Alison Bender and Stewart Robson discuss whether an English side can win the Champions League after all teams are unbeaten so far in the group stages. ROME -- Radja Nainggolan insists he has no regrets about ignoring approaches from Chelsea and Antonio Conte for his services, since he is motivate...
Independent - Mon Oct 30 3:15 PM
He has also been linked with Everton and West Ham
Metro - Mon Oct 30 2:48 PM
He moved to Stamford Bridge in the summer.
Daily Mail - Mon Oct 30 1:48 PM
The 25-year-old said he is finding life in the English capital 'stressful' ahead of returning to Italy to line up for Chelsea in their Champions League Group Stage clash with Roma.
Metro - Mon Oct 30 1:19 PM
He’s been linked with a sensational return.
Mirror - Mon Oct 30 1:00 PM
The former Spurs boss claims he was close to signing the Belgian star before his move to Chelsea in 2012
Mirror - Mon Oct 30 12:42 PM
Chelsea's Spanish forward enjoyed a successful spell in Turin between 2014 and 2016, and has also revealed that his wife would like him to move to Spain
Goal.com - Mon Oct 30 12:34 PM
The Italian maintains that he will not be looking for a new job until the summer of 2018 following his dismissal by Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich
The Sun - Mon Oct 30 11:55 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham, Liverpool and moneybags Manchester City were all involved in a tremendous deadline day which saw deals galore at monster prices. And the Premier League’s biggest clubs are lining up their January moves and focusing on recruiting coaching staff with...
Metro - Mon Oct 30 11:19 AM
How much longer will Mahrez stay with the Foxes?
Caught Offside - Mon Oct 30 10:12 AM
Lazy punditry from the former Tottenham man. One thing that sets Garth Crooks apart from post pundits is his eccentricity and his downright weird Premier League team of the week selections for BBC Sport. But he’s certainly resorted to cliche in his attack on Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko th...
The Sun - Mon Oct 30 9:49 AM
PAULINHO joined Barcelona this summer amid much ridicule — but has taken to life with the Spanish giants like a Brazilian to Samba. The former Tottenham midfielder was confirmed just days after Neymar had left the Nou Camp, his arrival appearing to symbolise the club’s demise. Yet, he has built a...
London Evening Standard - Mon Oct 30 7:09 AM
Former Chelsea youngster Bertrand Traore says he had to leave Stamford Bridge as there was no guarantee of first-team football.
Daily Express - Mon Oct 30 6:04 AM
THE transfer window is fast approaching with news coming thick and fast and Express Sport brings you all the latest gossip and rumours.
Sport Review - Mon Oct 30 12:30 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that Alvaro Morata has plenty of room for improvement at Chelsea but says he is happy with the striker’s start to life at Stamford Bridge. The Spanish striker has been getting used to life in England after joining the Blues from Real Madrid back in July. Morata has made...
Goal.com - Sun Oct 29 11:17 PM
The former Chelsea defender suffered defeat against his former club but is determined to kick on and prove himself with Eddie Howe's side
Mirror - Sun Oct 29 10:30 PM
The young striker is on a season-long loan at the Liberty Stadium from champions Chelsea
Sky Sports - Sun Oct 29 1:37 PM
Bertrand Traore has not closed the door on a return to Chelsea despite admitting he had to leave Stamford Bridge to save his career.
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 29 1:33 PM
Would you be happy with this, Chelsea fans? Chelsea may only have sold him this summer, but Lyon striker Bertrand Traore has not ruled out the prospect of sealing a transfer back to Stamford Bridge in the future. The 22-year-old, who made just 16 appearances for Chelsea in his first spell with th...
Goal.com - Sun Oct 29 1:19 PM
The Burkina Faso striker left Stamford Bridge for Lyon in June for £9 million, but is open to returning to his former club some day
Caught Offside - Sun Oct 29 11:16 AM
Chelsea will break the bank for him. Chelsea are reportedly ready to make a huge financial commitment to avoid a potential nightmare in the transfer market in the near future. The Blues are prepared to make Eden Hazard the highest paid player in the Premier League and the fifth highest in the wor...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 29 10:31 AM
Nemanja Matic has helped Manchester United to look like a Jose Mourinho team, according to Craig Bellamy. The Red Devils managed to pull off a surprise £40m deal to sign Matic from defending Premier League champions Chelsea in the summer transfer window. Manchester United won six of their opening...
Sport Review - Sun Oct 29 10:30 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Daily Mail - Sun Oct 29 1:25 AM
Former Chelsea striker Bertrand Traore has admitted he had to leave Stamford Bridge in order to save his career. The 22-year-old is now reinventing himself in Ligue 1 with Lyon.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 28 11:45 PM
Antonio Conte has told N’Golo Kante that he still has work to do to become a “top player” with Chelsea. The midfielder has earned plenty of praise for his strong performances for Chelsea since his arrival at Stamford Bridge from Leicester City back in the summer of 2016. Kante was voted as the PF...
Goal.com - Sat Oct 28 8:15 PM
The Blues dominated Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium but it took a strike from the Belgian, rather than the £60 million man, to break the deadlock
Daily Express - Sat Oct 28 8:03 PM
ASTON VILLA loanee Sam Johnstone has indicated his future lies away from Manchester United.
Daily Mail - Sat Oct 28 7:38 PM
RALPH ELLIS AT THE VITALITY STADIUM: Cesc Fabregas has barely 18 months left on his contract at Chelsea and the silence over a new deal has been deafening.
Soccernet - Sat Oct 28 11:46 AM
Shortly after scoring his first Premier League goal for Chelsea, midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko vowed there and then to celebrate by dyeing his hair blue. "As soon as I score a goal I will change the colour of my hair. Possibly to blue, " he said. "I like changing the colour of my hair from time to...
Daily Mail - Sat Oct 28 11:17 AM
The former Chelsea manager is in discussions with Manchester United about extending his contract at Old Trafford, although he has recently said he does not expect to end his career there.
Sport Review - Sat Oct 28 10:45 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Sport Review - Sat Oct 28 9:45 AM
Eden Hazard has admitted that he is a huge fan of Alvaro Morata and already believes that he has struck up a good understanding with the Chelsea forward. Morata signed for Chelsea from Real Madrid in the summer transfer window and has made a strong start to life at the club since his move to … ...
Mirror - Sat Oct 28 5:00 AM
PLUS: Jose Mourinho reveals he never wanted Eric Dier and only had eyes on Nemanja Matic
Sport Review - Sat Oct 28 4:40 AM
Robert Pires believes that N’Golo Kante has been struggling at Chelsea in recent weeks because he is burning out. The French midfielder has been a regular fixture in the first team at Stamford Bridge since his move to the club from Leicester City last summer. Kante played a key role in helping Ch...
Soccernet - Sat Oct 28 2:47 AM
Chelsea are eyeing a big-money move for Lazio striker Ciro ImmobileFor more on Ciro Immobile to Chelsea, as well as other rumours, check out Transfer Talk by clicking here.
Soccernet - Sat Oct 28 12:49 AM
Steve Nicol feels Liverpool resemble more of a train wreck than a cinema after David Wagner's praise of Jurgen Klopp's side. With the January window on the horizon, there's plenty brewing in the transfer market. All the latest deals and potential deals can be found here. TOP STORY: Coutinho not i...
Mirror - Fri Oct 27 11:18 PM
PLUS: Latest on Philippe Coutinho's move to Barcelona and Man United look at Real Madrid star
Mirror - Fri Oct 27 10:30 PM
Old Trafford giants spent £40m on the Chelsea star after Saturday's visitors rejected a larger bid for midfield counterpart
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 27 6:42 PM
Manchester United were interested in signing Eric Dier over the summer, but Jose Mourinho says Nemanja Matic was always the player he "really wanted".
Guardian - Fri Oct 27 5:55 PM
Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool all wanted him in the summer but Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is still no nearer to holding down a regular first-team place At the height of the cold war, the Soviet Union developed a deep institutional suspicion towards denim jeans. Jeans and jean‑related items were see...
Goal.com - Fri Oct 27 5:15 PM
The Juventus man's international hopes suffer one injury blow after another, leaving November's Brasil Global Tour perhaps his final Brazil audition
BBC - Fri Oct 27 4:15 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte angrily responds to speculation that former Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti is lined up to take his job.
Sky Sports - Fri Oct 27 4:04 PM
Jose Mourinho says Nemanja Matic was the player "he really wanted" at Manchester United in the summer, rather than Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier.
Guardian - Fri Oct 27 3:37 PM
• Dier told Mauricio Pochettino that United manager was an admirer of his • Matic and Dier set to face each other as Manchester United host Tottenham José Mourinho has stated he always wanted Nemanja Matic ahead of Eric Dier, despite the Tottenham Hotspur player apparently telling Mauricio Pochet...
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 3:20 PM
JOSE MOURINHO laughed off the tapping storm over Eric Dier and insisted: “I got the player I wanted in the end anyway.” Mourinho had been accused of unsettling Dier by Mauricio Pochettino, both last December and in the summer, in the Spurs boss’s new book. He ultimately landed Nemanja Matic from...
Soccernet - Fri Oct 27 3:05 PM
MANCHESTER, England -- Jose Mourinho insists he got the midfielder he wanted in the summer when he signed Nemanja Matic, despite Mauricio
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 27 3:03 PM
Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko made a big call earlier this month, and to his credit, he hasn’t shied away from his promise. The summer signing had insisted that once he had scored his first Premier League goal for the club after his summer switch from Monaco, he would dye his hair blue. Aft...
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 27 2:58 PM
Antonio Conte today appeared to suggest that he wanted Chelsea to keep Nathan Ake rather than sell him to Bournemouth.
Guardian - Fri Oct 27 2:38 PM
• Manager describes stories about his future at Stamford Bridge as ‘bullshit’ • ‘They try to create problems between me, the club and the players’ Antonio Conte has angrily hit back at reports over his future at Chelsea by describing them as “bullshit”. Chelsea’s manager reacted furiously when he...
Independent - Fri Oct 27 2:19 PM
The Italian has insisted that the media is attempting to damage his relationship with Chelsea
Daily Express - Fri Oct 27 2:19 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED boss Jose Mourinho has opened up about signing Nemanja Matic - rather than Tottenham star Eric Dier.
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 27 2:13 PM
Conte put the speculation to bed! Chelsea manager Antonio Conte reacted angrily to press questions over his future today as he slammed ‘b t’ rumours over his position at Stamford Bridge. The Italian tactician enjoyed a tremendous first season in charge of Chelsea, but things have not gone so well...
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 27 2:12 PM
Jose Mourinho has responded to claims by Mauricio Pochettino that he tried to tempt Eric Dier to Manchester United by insisting that Nemanja Matic was always his No 1 target.
Soccernet - Fri Oct 27 2:09 PM
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has hit out at speculation surrounding his future. Speaking at a news conference ahead of their Premier
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 27 1:57 PM
Antonio Conte has dismissed speculation that his Chelsea future is in fresh doubt.
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 1:45 PM
CHELSEA fans could be worried after Marcos Alonso claimed “part of me will always be at Real Madrid.” The left-back started his career with the Spanish giants and was tipped for a bright future after making his debut in 2010. But Alonso instead ended up joining Bolton the following summer before...
Daily Mail - Fri Oct 27 12:46 PM
Bakayoko, a £40million signing from Monaco this summer, has started well at Stamford Bridge this term and has filled the Nemanja Matic-sized hole in midfield admirably.
Daily Express - Fri Oct 27 12:25 PM
CHELSEA are willing to sign Lazio hitman Ciro Immobile in order to keep hold of Antonio Conte, reports say.
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 12:12 PM
CHELSEA are set to make a move for Ciro Immobile in order to help rebuild the broken relationship with Antonio Conte. The club and manager have fallen out after a poor summer in the transfer market was followed by an underwhelming start to their title defence. It has led to rumours the Italian is...
Goal.com - Fri Oct 27 11:53 AM
It was a big step leaving the Bernabeu, but not one the ambitious Spaniard seems to lament as he continues to impress with Chelsea
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 27 11:53 AM
Chelsea have a lack of depth up front behind summer signing Alvaro Morata, but reports claim that they could be set to address the problem. Michy Batshuayi proved last weekend against Watford that he’s capable of stepping in and making an impact, but ultimately for a club looking to consistently...
London Evening Standard - Fri Oct 27 11:23 AM
EXCLUSIVE: Former Blues star determined to repay Bournemouth's faith
The Sun - Fri Oct 27 11:17 AM
CHELSEA are preparing to make a move for Ciro Immobile to help rebuild the broken rapport with Antonio Conte. The relationship between club and manager appears to be at an all-time low after a poor summer in the transfer market was followed by an underwhelming start to their title defence. It has...
Guardian - Fri Oct 27 9:18 AM
Today’s fluff is crying like a fire in the sun Carlo Ancelotti is, says the Sun, “standing by for a sensational return to Chelsea ” after getting the boot from Bayern. The London club “do not expect Antonio Conte to see out the remaining 20 months of his contract” and have made Ancelotti their fi...
Metro - Fri Oct 27 8:30 AM
Chelsea do not expect Conte to see out his contract.
Sport Review - Fri Oct 27 7:45 AM
Danny Drinkwater has admitted that his start to life at Chelsea couldn’t have gone any worse after suffering from a string of injuries. The England midfielder signed for the Blues from Leicester City on transfer deadline day back in August but was made to wait until this week to make his first ap...
Caught Offside - Fri Oct 27 7:09 AM
It seems speculation linking Antonio Conte with an exit from Chelsea refuses to go away, while fresh reports suggest a replacement is being lined up. Despite delivering the Premier League title last season in his first year in charge at Stamford Bridge, problems have been reported between Conte a...
Sport Review - Fri Oct 27 12:15 AM
Antonio Conte has admitted that he has been thrilled by Michy Batshuayi’s recent good form for Chelsea. The Belgian striker has found his first team opportunities to be somewhat restricted at Stamford Bridge since his move to the club from Marseille in the summer of 2016. Indeed, the 24-year-old...
Mirror - Thu Oct 26 11:47 PM
PLUS: Cristiano Ronaldo to issue Real Madrid with contract ultimatum over new deal
The Sun - Thu Oct 26 10:30 PM
CARLO ANCELOTTI is standing by for a sensational return to Chelsea. SunSport understands that the Italian is the champions’ first choice to replace Antonio Conte whose future continues to be in doubt. Chelsea chiefs do not expect Conte to see out the remaining 20 months of his contract and have a...
Mirror - Thu Oct 26 8:11 PM
The former AC Milan, Chelsea and Manchester City star is in a run-off vote against current vice president Joseph Boakai
Soccernet - Thu Oct 26 6:19 PM
As Michy Batshuayi continues to be in-form, Paul Mariner assesses if the striker is ready to be a regular Chelsea starter.
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 26 12:54 PM
Can he reach the required level for Chelsea? Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is a hard man to please, and he’s shown that demanding nature again after last night’s win over Everton. The Blues were able to hand a debut to summer signing Danny Drinkwater in the 2-1 victory, with the England internati...
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 26 11:31 AM
Mourinho’s going all out for this quality star! Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has his eye on one of Chelsea’s rumoured transfer targets, and he could make a big sacrifice to get the deal through. The Red Devils boss is reported to be prepared to offer Ander Herrera and Juan Mata to Atle...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 26 10:30 AM
The latest football transfer gossip column from The Sport Review, featuring all of the latest Premier League transfer news and rumours. Here, we look at some of the top football transfer stories from the British and world media in The Sport Review’s Grapevine, published every morning in the lead-...
Daily Express - Thu Oct 26 8:16 AM
CHELSEA NEWS is coming thick and fast and Express Sport is on hand to bring you all the latest updates.
Caught Offside - Thu Oct 26 6:20 AM
Will he head to the Premier League? Rumours over Chelsea sacking Antonio Conte have eased after a couple of bad results, but one of their rumoured targets to replace the Italian may not be available for much longer. According to Sky Sports, former Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel is now open...
Sky Sports - Thu Oct 26 6:15 AM
Can Tottenham's Harry Winks get the better of Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic on Saturday? We check the stats
Sport Review - Thu Oct 26 6:10 AM
Chelsea are willing to offer £71m to sign Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez in the January transfer window, according to reports in Spain. Spanish outlet Don Balon, as quoted by the Daily Star, is reporting that the defending Premier League champions want to sign the 22-year-old midfielder t...
Sport Review - Thu Oct 26 5:25 AM
Antonio Conte has confirmed that N’Golo Kante is close to making a return to action for Chelsea following his lay-off with a muscular injury. Kante has been out of action for the west London club since suffering the problem while on international duty with France earlier this month. The midfielde...
Mirror - Thu Oct 26 5:00 AM
Plus: Paul Pogba 'set to return from injury against Chelsea' as Manchester United star steps up recovery
Sport Review - Thu Oct 26 4:30 AM
Arsene Wenger has questioned why Chelsea opted to let Eddie Nketiah leave the club to join their London rivals Arsenal. The Blues opted to let the 18-year-old striker leave their youth set-up in 2015, despite the forward having spent seven years with the west London side. Nketiah moved to Arsenal...
I don't want to answer this question, said Conte. Not out of a lack of respect for you, but who must ­understand understands. He's very good to play on the left. I don't understand why we have to try again to put him on the right. But sometimes a misunderstanding can happen.
Mirror - 9:22 PM
I don't know [if he has a future at Chelsea], said Conte. He has to work really hard with the others, otherwise they are on the bench or in the stand.
Mirror - 11:30 AM
For sure, to have the possibility to play with the three midfielders, it was very important, Conte said at Stamford Bridge. That was very important for me to recover Kante and to play with Bakayoko and Fabregas, and to have an important substitute on the bench like Drinkwater. This...
Goal.com - 10:06 AM
Tonight Morata had a good game and showed he is strong physically and has good technique, Conte said.
Daily Star - 8:31 AM